Jan 13, 2013 12:45pm EST
and our elected officials has deeply divided this country and driven us further apart than at any other time since the original civil war. and people afraid that we're once again perched on the presidents. -- i am afraid that we're once again perched on the presidents. -- precipice. we see our children and grandchildren deployed at school. -- bullied at school. but example do we give them? do wet example give them? thank you. [applause] >> -harry johnson. -- my name is harry johnson. i do not have a purple heart, but i did serve in airborne. a former chief of police. a retired after 20 years -- a retired after 20 years. -- i retired after 20 years. everything has been said that i had in my notes to say. with all due respect to the shirt, with my law enforcement background, -- sure, with a law enforcement background, it has been said the police cannot protect you -- sheriff, with a law enforcement background, it has been said the police cannot protect you. after 20 years with the courts, the courts are way too lenient to hold people responsible. it starts at juvenile age, goes to adults.